Many home cooks tend to rely on yogurt, tahini, and mayo to add creaminess to salad dressings, but consider this fresh alternative: avocado. Though it sounds strange, blended avocado adds a hefty body (and yet neutral flavor) to just about anything you throw in your blender – from salad dressing to ice “cream” to green […]
Balsamic vinaigrette is to salad-lovers what cake must have been to Marie Antoinette. We need to have it around, preferably within reach, always and forever. The best thing about balsamic vinaigrette, besides its tangy, sweet, distinctly aged flavor, is that it is an absolute cinch to make at home. (True salad-lovers also know that store-bought […]
Eating a salad without dressing is like eating an ice cream sundae without fudge or caramel – you just don’t do it! If your go-to dressing is store-bought or simple oil and vinegar, let these vinaigrette and creamy dressing recipes inspire you to upgrade your homemade salads.